New Wardley Mapping Course Launch!

I’m very excited to announce that we are launching a new series of Wardley Mapping courses! The first course, Pragmatic Wardley Mapping, covers the basics: Introduction (8:08) What is Wardley Mapping, and why bother? (5:37) Enough talk! (10:20) Turning it into...
Common Challenges Working with Value Chains

Common Challenges Working with Value Chains

Hello Ben, I am Marco and practicing with Wardley maps. I have 2 questions that I could not answer reading the book and other references. The first is about the image above. Imagine I have a Data visualization feature of my product, for such data visualization I need...
Evolution: One Bucket or Another?

Evolution: One Bucket or Another?

Note: This post assumes that you have some familiarity with Wardley Mapping. If not, read this post explaining relevant terms, and for a quick explanation of what Wardley Mapping is, and how it works. In this post, we’ll cover how to define and evaluate your company’s...
Responding to Nonsense

Responding to Nonsense

Guest Post by Byron Woodson of Keystone Organizing Systems Once you’ve been making Wardley Maps for a while, you develop an allergy for BS.  This can lead to impatience with ill-reasoned arguments. It can also lead to an attitude of outright dismissiveness...
Wardley Mapping Facilitation

Wardley Mapping Facilitation

In Wardley Mapping, if you want to go fast, you go alone. But if you want to go far — and build all that good “shared understanding” stuff we hear about — you need friends. You need to map with others! Now, there’s nothing wrong with mapping alone (see Nobody Cares...
Making Bad Meetings Better With Wardley Doctrine

Making Bad Meetings Better With Wardley Doctrine

Meetings can be a mess! It all starts when a calendar invite lands in your inbox. If you’re lucky, you recognize the topic and the people on the attendee list. If you’re win-the-lottery amounts of lucky, you also know why you’re being invited and what you can...